Day: January 17, 2018

Page: WYMT.com – Lawmakers want better treatment for opioid-addicted teens

The age-group hit hardest by opiate addiction, struggles the most to find treatment. For teens – the first high from a powerful painkiller is even riskier than it is for an adult. That’s because those developing young minds are far more vulnerable to addiction – especially after a second prescription. Dr. Julia Finkel is the […]

Page: KCRG.com

Lawmakers want better treatment for opioid-addicted teensThe age-group hit hardest by opiate addiction, struggles the most to find treatment. For teens – the first high from a powerful painkiller is even riskier than it is for an adult. That’s because those developing young minds are far more vulnerable to addiction – especially after a second […]